The Detroit Red Wings will be without forward Justin Abdelkader for at least the next three weeks with a mid-body injury.
Justin Abdelkader will be out a minimum of 3 weeks, per Blashill.
— Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) November 11, 2019
Abdelkader was injured during Sunday night’s victory over the Vegas Golden Knights after blocking a shot. The Red Wings recalled forward Givani Smith from the Grand Rapids Griffins to replace him.
In 16 games this season, Abdelkader has no goals and three assists.